Get the most out of the Teacher Learning Community. Sign in now. Not a member? Click here to get started for free!

Explore New Worlds, Past and Present: iPad Apps for Teaching Social Studies

Preview Preview Preview Preview Preview
Buy Now


Do your students sometimes have difficulty relating to other cultures, unfamiliar land masses, remote areas, historical figures, or other Social Studies topics you are trying to cover? Have you considered using iPads to help your students explore new worlds, both past and present? Join Monica Burns as she shares her favorite apps for content consumption and content creation in the social studies classroom. She will show how your students can use these powerful devices to access interactive experiences and demonstrate what they have learned through exciting iPad projects. Specific examples shared are geared primarily to elementary and middle school students.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: iPads, Tools for Student Projects
Tags: cultures, elementary, geography, history, iPad apps, middle school, social studies

Reviews (11)

Full Member
Great presentation.
Full Member
great information. love all the apps and ways to integrate these awesome resources into the classroom. my son is in a 1:1 school so he is always asking about new ones too as he loves SS at home learning.
Full Member
Nice Info.
Basic Member
Great apps for enrichment & differentiation!
Full Member
Lots of useful resources for helping our students. Thank you, Monica.
Basic Member
this was a great webinar....i will use these apps to enhance my classroom
Basic Member
Thanks, great resources.
Basic Member
Thank you for the info on the Social Studies apps, Monica.
Full Member
Great ideas! thanks.
Full Member
For some reason my slipper rating erased so I'm redoing it
more reviews ...